Photo Gallery Blogger Alexei Navalny Sentenced

Russian blogger and anti-corruption activist Alexei Navalny was sentenced to five years in jail on July 18 for embezzlement. He was found guilty of organizing the theft of timber worth at least 16 million rubles ($494,000) when he was working as an unpaid adviser to the governor of the Kirov region in 2009.
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